web-dino volcano

Preschoolers Rylee Mize and Penelope Simmons make volcanos in Jalesa Reed’s class. The class has been studying dinosaurs, fossils and volcanos.   (photo submitted)

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Woman arrested for drugs in bra

Dropped off at a South Broad Street address, disoriented and complaining of first chest and then stomach pains, Whitney H. …

Man jailed for sexual indecency with child

MELBOURNE — A Brockwell man has been arrested and formally charged with sexual indecency with a child, according to Izard …

PP council member accused of assault

A total of five officers were involved in the arrest of a city councilman who fought them, paramedics and scared …

Southerners receive charter status

SOUTHSIDE — Soon, Southside High School students won’t have to graduate to take college courses now that the district has …

Man charged with fleeing and drugs

Jason Smith didn’t get far when police officers started looking for him, and even if he had, his debit card …

Driver in fatal crash sentenced

Newport — A Newport man pled guilty and was sentenced to 40 years in prison for three counts of negligent …

Man asks to see gun for sale, points it at owner, takes off

A man who asked to see a shotgun that was for sale allegedly put a shell in and pointed the …

World War II veterans honored in LR

LITTLE ROCK — Two World War II veterans were honored Wednesday in Little Rock. Johnnie V. Arnold, 91, of Vilonia …

Sports

BJHS, Blytheville juniors split league games

BLYTHEVILLE — Hope Lange and Taylor Griffin combined for 22 points and seven steals to help the Batesville Junior Lady …

Cave City drops Westside in 4A-3

JONESBORO — The Cave City Cavewomen defeated the Westside Consolidated Lady Warriors 42-30 Monday in a 4A-3 District game as …

Pioneer boosters to meet Feb. 4

The first Batesville Pioneer Athletic Booster Club meeting of the new year is set for Feb. 4 at U.S. Pizza, …

Lyon College wrestlers compete in, out of state

Lyon College freshman Christian Mata led the Scot men’s wrestling team in the Central Baptist College Natural State Tournament in …

Hogs look for revenge against Tennessee Vols

FAYETTEVILLE (AP) — Arkansas will try to win its third straight game tonight when it hosts Tennessee, a team the …

Sports Calendar

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Tuesday, January 27 – Saturday, January 31, 2015.

Super Bowl ‘bad guys’ circle wagons quickly in Arizona

CHANDLER, Ariz. — Those bad guys from New England finally made it out West, and it didn’t take long for …

Tennessee faring better on the road in SEC play

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee is finding life on the road easier than the supposed comforts of home thus far …